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Stationary Steam

In Macomb’s Stationary Steam Courses, offered as part of Macomb’s Applied Technology and Apprenticeship Program, you will be introduced to basic physics concepts including force, pressure, energy and the effect of heat, expansion and contraction on solids and liquids. You will learn about steam boiler operation, including maintenance and repair procedures, and the requirements for good combustion.

Top 3 Reasons to Choose Macomb for Stationary Steam

  1. You will be employment-ready with a general certificate
  2. Apply credits to an Associate Degree in Applied Technology
  3. Access to job placement through Career Services

Stationary Steam Courses at Macomb

  • Steam - Heat Fundamentals
  • Steam - Steam Boilers

Career Opportunities in Stationary Steam

With an Associate of Applied Science Degree in Applied Technology that includes courses in Stationary Steam, you will be qualified for positions that include stationary steam technician. An apprenticeship and passage of a state licensing exam would then qualify you for positions that include stationary steam engineer or boiler operator.

Transfer Pathways

The credits earned in Macomb’s Associate of Applied Science Degree in Applied Technology programs transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.


How do I find out more about the Stationary Steam Courses?

For more information on Macomb’s Stationary Courses, contact the Applied Technology Department, 586.445.7438 or apprenticeship@macomb.edu.

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